International Carers Conference

Dunstan Dignity Party Art Fundraiser Date: Saturday 21 October, 2017 Time: 4.00 pm – 7.30 pm Venue: Karmony Gym 32 Magill Road, Norwood (accessible venue)  https://karmony.com.au/ Rick Neagle, Dignity Party President, invites you join him at this social event to support...

Motion on Disability In All Policy

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council notes that— 1. In responding to the everyday treatment of some South Australians living with disability and their family carers that equates to an existence as second-class citizens, that the government...

Family Carers

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I move: That this council: 1.Notes with grave concern and sadness the recent passing of a young man with disabilities at the hands of his own mother. 2.Recognises that the Supreme Court has heard that the...

Select Committee on Access to and Interaction with the South Australian Justice System for People with Disabilities

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: It has been my enormous privilege over the past several months to have had the opportunity to participate in this inquiry into such an important issue, one that I am sure members here are well aware...

Nothing About Us, Without Us

Dignity for Disability MLC, Kelly Vincent has this afternoon introduced a motion to Parliament for Disability in All Policy (DiAP) to be adopted by the South Australian Government. "The Government already has a Health in All Policy (HiAP) initiative in...

National Carers Week

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: This afternoon I will speak about recognising carers because, as most of you will already be aware, it is currently National Carers Week, when we acknowledge those in the community who provide this invaluable caring service....

Time To Care For Carers

Today is National Carers’ Day, so Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent walks into Parliament thinking of the thousands of South Australians who provide tireless unpaid support to people with disabilities. "One in every six Australians is a carer,” said...

Disability Carers

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the Minister for the Status of Women a question about female carers of people with disabilities in South Australia. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: One...

Disability Vacation Care

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister representing the Minister for Disability and Minister for Education a question about after school hours and vacation care in this state. Leave granted. The...